Name: CPT Robert Stanley Richmond
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/21/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 23.2
Date of Birth: 12/25/1946
Home City: Marcellus, MI
Service: IN branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: A/158 AVN 101 ABN
Major organization: 101st Airborne Division
Flight class: 69-18
Service: IN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 12W-031
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 1981 = 19 Rotary Wing Aviator (Unit Commander)
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: unknown
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 03/03/1970
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 04
Location: Thua Thien Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: FORT BENNING POST CEMETERY, GA
The following information secondary, but may help in explaining this incident.
Category of casualty as defined by the Army: battle dead Category of personnel: active duty Army Military class: officer
This record was last updated on 04/26/2002
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